Rafael Gabriel, 55, passed December 31st in Penn State Health St. Joseph's.
Born in Allentown, PA he was the son of Lydia Acevedo Gabriel and the late Justino Gabriel.
He was a member of St. Peter's RCC, Reading.
He owned and operated Ralph's Food Market for several years.
He is also survived by Aunts, Uncles, Nieces and Nephews.